Intervention for Adolescent Obesity ineffective

posted 3 Sep 2017, 14:22 by Damian Wood
The results of a trial of an obesity intervention for young people (the HELP programme) published in the August 2017 edition of Arch Dis Child are disappointing and highlight the challenge of developing effective treatments. The scale of the obesity problem is not in doubt, however, how best to address obesity in young adolescence is less clear.